Durham, May 6-8. Art of Cool Festival. Details: www.aocfestival.org.
Franklin, May 6-8. Gem & Lapidary Show. Details: www.glwshows.com.
Kernersville, May 6-8. Kernersville Spring Folly. Details: www.kernersvillespringfolly.com.
Smithfield, May 7. Ham & Yam Festival. Details: www.hamandyam.com.
Mount Holly, May 7. Springfest. Details: http://www.mtholly.us (type “Springfest” in the search window).
Carthage, May 7. Carthage Buggy Festival. Details: www.thebuggyfestival.com.
Abbeville, May 5-7. Abbeville Spring Festival. Details: www.abbevillespringfestival.com.
Pickens, May 6. Blue Ridge Fest. Details: www.blueridge.coop/blueridgefest.
Fort Mill, May 6-7. S.C. Strawberry Festival. Details: www.scstrawberryfestival.com.
Beaufort, May 6-7. A Taste of Beaufort Arts & Seafood Festival. Details: www.mainstreetbeaufort.com/a-taste-of-beaufort.
Westminster, May 6-7. Mayberry Comes to Westminster. Details: www.mayberrywestminster.com.
Conway, May 7. Rivertown Music & Craft Beer Festival. Details: www.conwayalive.com.
North Myrtle Beach, May 7. Mayfest on Main. Details: http://parks.nmb.us/Page.aspx?id=13.
Florence, May 7. River Jamboree. Details: www.lynchesriverpark.com.
McClellenville, May 7. Lowcountry Shrimp Festival & Blessing of the Fleet. Details: www.lowcountryshrimpfestival.com.